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Ethical foundations of health care responsibilities in decision making by Jane Singleton

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Published by Mosby. in London .
Written in English


  • Decision Making.,
  • Ethics, Medical.,
  • Medical ethics.,
  • Medicine -- Decision making.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementJane Singleton, Susan McLaren.
ContributionsGoodinson-McLaren, Susan.
LC ClassificationsR724 .S554 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 202 p.
Number of Pages202
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21181167M
ISBN 10072341873X

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